Friday, April 11, 2014

Joseph's Star - Home

Theme : Poetry Types   

Day 1 - A for Acrostic                                        

Day 2 - B for Blitz   
Day 3 - C for CinqTroisDecaLaRhyme                    

Day 4 - D For Diamente  
Day 5 - E for Essence                                       

Day 6 - F for Florette 
Day 7 - G for Ghazal 
Day 8 - H for Haiku 
Day 9 - I for Inverted Refrain

Who hasn't felt the longing for home? The warmth, the love ... it's unparalleled. Here a Joseph's Star for  A to Z Challenge

              Beckons    me.
                 Heart longs for your warmth.
                Far    Orion    whisper   dreams.
              Someday  I  will  return back
            Will  you  wait  for  me?
             Dry your tears.

The Joseph's Star, a poetry form created by Christina R Jussaume on 08/06/07 in memory of her Dad. This poem has no rhyme, and is written according to syllable counts. Syllables are 1, 3, 5, 7, 7, 5, 3, and 1. The poem may be written on any subject, be center aligned, has no stanza limit, and should have complete statements in each line.


  1. Beautiful! It is nice to meet you~

    1. thank you for stopping by. Nice to meet you too :)

  2. Beautiful poem, so filled with emotion! ♥

  3. ok thats another new form. Whew how many types are there????


    1. hehehe there are so many of them :D I have just started :P
      thank you so much for stopping by

  4. Whoa!!! I wish I could write poems but then I gave up that thought!! You write lovely poems.. I am so glad to read them!!

    Participant|AtoZ Challenge 2014
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  5. Lovely poem...lots of emotions captured in a few lines.

  6. Amazing quotes...

  7. Homesickness. I can understand the pathos. Lovely!

    ~Shailaja's latest A~Z post

  8. Lovely. I've never heard of a Joseph's Star before.

  9. Please write a post explaining all of them...
    Really like the post and have learned a lot..

  10. Never heard of this poetry form!


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